As the reflection was a big part in what I wanted to produce in this image. I wanted the rest of the face to be just as important in painting information.
This was the only Image I have done so far not using flash photography to paint from.
Cathy by ~Andrewnewtonart reflects the artist's concept of "enhanced realism" that cannot be summoned by photography alone... the richness of information on the skin and the attention given to the reflective surfaces gives a compelling result that goes a step beyond hyperrealism. Make sure to visit this captivating gallery. (
my gosh 0_0 it's awesome... looks like it took forever... and yet it's just so... realistic- but it's not quite... it's just awesome- a little scary o_o simply cause old people scare me, btu it's awesome though o_o it's like a quirky form of photo-realism